Unable to Add an Eligible Product to the Plan Element - Eligible products within the same hierarchy cannot be assigned to the same plan element. (Doc ID 2184894.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Incentive Compensation - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to add an eligible product to the plan element, the following error occurs:

Eligible products within the same hierarchy cannot be assigned to the same plan element.


The issue can be produced with the following steps:

 

  1. Create two new intervals under the existing product hierarchy, one with adate range of 1-Jan-2012 through 31-Dec-2012 and another for 1-Jan-2013 through 31-Jan-2013. 
  2. Create the below two new products:

         a. Product1 

         b. Product2

  3. For the Product Hierarchy with the date range of 1-Jan-2012 through31-Dec-2012, assign Product1 under the base node and then assign Product1 as a child of Product2. 

  4. For the  Product Hierarchy with the date range of 1-Jan-2013 through 31-Dec-2013, assign both Product2 and Product1 as children to the base node. 

  5. Create a new Plan Element with a start date of 1-Jan-2013 and end date of 31-Dec-2013 (should only be bound by the second product hierarchy). 

  6. Add the Product2 product to the Plan Element andsave. 

  7. Add the Product1 product to the Plan Element and save and the error will be returned. 

 

 

 

Cause

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